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Old December 23rd, 2005, 09:12 PM   #1
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Another Homemade Adapter

During the summer, I some how came across this wonderful site, when searching for information on homemade mini35 adapters. After reading for innumerable hours, I decided I would try to build an adapter with the same concept as the Agus35. Well it has been awhile since my adapter has been completed, and I would like to share my results with all of you, and hopefully get some input. If anyone is wondering, I used a Canon GL1.

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Old December 23rd, 2005, 09:45 PM   #2
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There's something oddly soft about your focused images. I think your GG distance may be off. Move it around and see where you get.
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Old December 23rd, 2005, 11:20 PM   #3
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I know exactly what you mean, I've been trying to figure out why it seems that way. When I look at the image projected on the GG, it looks as sharp as it can possibly get.
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Old December 25th, 2005, 11:10 AM   #4
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It might be your camcorder is zoomed into the image too far, which would explain that is looks fine with the naked eye. Also, a tip from Bob Hart a long time ago, when looking at the GG and adjusting for FL, use a magnifier so you can really see if it is in focus.
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Old December 26th, 2005, 01:58 PM   #5
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I took your advice, and looked at the GG with a magnifying glass, and once again it looked in focus. I then tried to zoom out further, but I got much of the same. Any ideas?
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